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RESERVE BANK OF AUSTRALIA

Statement of Liabilities and Assets

At close of business on Wednesday, 24 June 2015

$ million
Liabilities Movement since
previous
Wednesday
Assets Movement since
previous
Wednesday
Capital And Reserve Bank Reserve Fund 11,199 - Gold and foreign
exchange[1]
75,904 -1,163
Australian notes on issue 65,508 86 Australian notes and coin 2 1
Exchange Settlement Balances 22,591 65 Australian Dollar
Securities[2]
87,635 3,578
Term Deposits of Domestic Financial Institutions - - Clearing items (remittances in transit, receivables) 714 442
Deposits of Governments and other customers     Loans, advances and all other assets 976 -10
Overseas institutions 1,420 17      
Australian Government 42,005 4,201      
State Government 74 -148      
Others 16 1      
Other liabilities 22,418 -1,374      
Total 165,231 2,848 Total 165,231 2,848

Explanatory Notes

  1. Gold and foreign exchange

    Changes in this item reflect transactions of the following kinds:

    1. the Bank's transactions in foreign exchange and foreign securities (including under repurchase agreements);
    2. earnings on foreign currency investments; and
    3. changes in the valuation of foreign currency and gold, and changes in the market prices of the Bank's holdings of foreign currency securities.

    In the week to 24 June the fall mainly reflects item (a)[back to table]

  2. Australian Dollar Securities

    Movements in this item reflect:

    1. the Bank's transactions in securities (including under repurchase agreements) with the private sector;
    2. subscriptions to new issues or redemptions of existing holdings of government securities by the Bank; and
    3. accrued earnings on securities and changes in valuation.

    In the week to 24 June the rise mainly reflects item (a)[back to table]

  3. Historical data on the Bank's liabilities and assets are available in Statistical Table A1 – Liabilities and Assets – Weekly on the Reserve Bank's web site. [back to top]